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2014-09-10 16:26:40

Emergency Medicine Specialists Merges with TeamHealth KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TMH), one of the nation's largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals, announced the merger of the operations of Emergency Medicine Specialists (EMS) and its affiliated revenue cycle management and back-office support entity Midwest Emergency Services (MES) with TeamHealth. Based in metro Detroit, EMS manages and staffs...

2014-09-08 12:29:30

"Bleeding Control for the Injured (B-Con)" teaches civilians life-saving techniques shown to dramatically increase casualty survival. CLINTON, Miss., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) announced a new education course that teaches civilians the same life-saving bleeding control techniques learned in Iraq and Afghanistan, and shown to dramatically increase casualty survival. "Bleeding Control for the Injured," aka "B-Con,"...

2014-07-22 12:29:30

Virginia's Loudoun County Partners with EMS/MC to Improve Municipal Financial Performance WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EMS Management and Consultants (EMS/MC), the nation's largest emergency billing specialist, announced today that it has been awarded a new contract by Virginia's Loudoun County for third-party billing of emergency medical transport services. "We look forward to working closely with Loudoun County officials and members of the local community on...

2014-07-14 08:27:28

GROUARD, AB, July 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Northern Lakes College has received a six year accreditation award from the Canadian Medical Association for the Primary Care Paramedic Program known in Alberta as the Emergency Medical Technology (EMT) Program. Accreditation is the public recognition that an educational program has met national standards. Through accreditation, the Canadian Medical Association ensures that all educational institutions across Canada hold their programs to the...

2014-07-02 20:21:47

Seeking Improved Financial Performance and Patient-Community Satisfaction WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EMS Management and Consultants (EMS/MC) announced today that it has been awarded four new municipal contracts. Newport Fire Department and Morehead City Fire Department from North Carolina and St. Charles Fire and EMS Department and Rock Township Ambulance District from Missouri, each awarded EMS contracts for third party billing of emergency medical services...

2014-05-28 23:11:09

Action Training Systems has released their highly anticipated 27-title Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) series. The series teaches specifically to the National EMS Education Standards (NEMSES) established by the U.S. Department of Transportation, with a focus on NREMT skills requirements. (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 As our emergency responders put their lives on the line, a high degree of training is crucial—not only for the patients they serve, but for their own safety as well. Action...

2014-05-20 23:02:06

In recognition of the vital public service first responders, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics provide, Governor Steve Beshear has proclaimed May 18-24 as Emergency Medical Services Week in Kentucky. The national theme for EMS Week 2014 is “Dedicated. For Life.” Lexington, KY (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 During an illness or injury EMS professionals answer the call to provide lifesaving care in some of the most frightening and stressful times for patients, their families...

2014-05-15 23:05:03

The EMS Advisory Board, a new, six-member panel, has been formed to deliver valuable recommendations to improve Emergency Medical Services (EMS) continuing education San Diego, California (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 TargetSolutions is excited to announce the creation of its EMS Advisory Board. The new six-member panel has been formed to deliver TargetSolutions’ Content team with valuable recommendations to improve existing EMS continuing education courses, as well as review new training...

2014-04-17 08:23:57

MIAMI, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetroGas, a minority-Owned, Coral Gables headquartered Energy Company with years of experience in the exploration and transportation of natural gas, has formed a consortium of leading global players to address the energy needs of Florida's global community in Miami-Dade County as it transitions to cleaner and less expensive fuel for its fleet of vehicles. MetroGas has partnered with EMT Madrid, Europe's largest CNG Station Operator. The...

2014-04-12 23:02:03

On April 5th, Unitek Education hosted Operation Urban Rescue, a multi-agency, mass-casualty training simulation with the goal of uniting military and civilian emergency medical services into one training event. (PRWEB) April 12, 2014 On April 5th, Unitek Education hosted Operation Urban Rescue, one of the largest multi-agency, mass-casualty training simulations held in the Bay Area. Operation Urban Rescue concentrated on a military and civilian response to a simulated domestic disturbance...


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